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  • Mary M. Ianire Simpson Socorso Wilmington, Delaware

    January 27, 2014

    Mary M. Socorso,91, of Wilmington,DE, passed away on Monday, January 27,2014 at The Kutz Home, surrounded by her loving family. She was predeceased by her mother and father, Nicola and Lucia lanire. Mary retired...

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  • Helen I. Bradley Claymont, Delaware

    January 25, 2014

    Helen I. Bradley, 72, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Heartland Hospice House. Helen retired after many years of service at Eckerd's and Wiltex, where she was a seamstress. She enjoyed her game and food...

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  • John W. "Bill" Bailey, Sr., 98 Newark, Delaware

    February 4, 1913 - April 8, 2011

    John W. Bailey, Sr., “Bill”, 98, of Newark, formerly of Chester, PA, passed away on April 8, 2011 at Arden Court. He was the husband of the late Leda Grace Bailey who passed away in 1996 after 60 years of marriage...

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  • Joy D Murray, 87 Newark, Delaware

    October 19, 1923 - April 4, 2011

    Joy D. Murray, age 87, of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2011. She was the daughter of the late George and Gertrude Baxter Dawson from Chester, Pa. Joy was a loan officer for Wilmington Trust for...

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  • Clara A. Kirby, 87 North Wilmington, Delaware

    May 26, 1923 - March 30, 2011

    Clara A. Kirby, 87, of North Wilmington, passed away on March 30, 2011 at The Milton and Hattie Kutz Home. She was the wife of the late: John P. Kirby who passed away in 1997. Born in Bronx, NY, she was the daughter...

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  • William J. O'Malley, Jr., 48 Linwood

    August 29, 1962 - March 27, 2011

    William J. O’Malley Jr., age 48, of Linwood, PA, passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2011. He was the son of the late William and Marion O’Malley William loved hockey and was an avid Flyers fan. He enjoyed...

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  • Francis P. Pedelini, 83 Wilmington, Delaware

    October 26, 1927 - March 14, 2011

    Francis P. Pedelini, age 83, of Wilmington, passed away on Monday, March 14, 2011 at his residence. He was the husband of Mildred Pegan Pedelini, with whom he shared 58 years of marriage with. Born in Wilmington, he...

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  • Susan M. Clough, 45 Claymont, Delaware

    February 10, 1966 - March 4, 2011

    Susan Clough, age 45, of Claymont, passed away at home on Friday, March 4, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the daughter of the late John and Evelyn Markowski. Sue’s greatest joy in life was...

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  • Florence A. Rutter Obituary Photo
    Florence A. Rutter, 91 North Wilmington, Delaware

    May 15, 1919 - March 1, 2011

    Florence A. Rutter, 91, of North Wilmington, passed away peacefully on March 1, 2011 at the Milton and Hattie Kutz Home after a long illness. She was the wife of Charles C. Rutter who passed away in 1996 after 39 years...

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  • Charles E. Williams, 87 Wilmington, Delaware

    May 26, 1923 - January 21, 2011

    Charles E. Williams, age 82, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Friday, January 21, 2011. He shared 60 years of happy marriage to Agnes Dunlop Williams. A graduate of A.I. DuPont High School and Temple University,...

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  • Verbue "Miss Vie" Whilby Obituary Photo
    Verbue "Miss Vie" Whilby, 78 Wilmington, Delaware

    April 20, 1932 - January 5, 2011

    Verbue “Miss Vie” Whilby, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at St. Francis Hospital. Verbue is survived by her husband, Wesley Whilby; children, Marjorie and Wesley Jr.;...

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  • Joseph  Baker Obituary Photo
    Joseph Baker, 78 Wilmington, Delaware

    November 6, 1932 - January 4, 2011

    Joseph Baker, age 78, of Wilmington, passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2011. He was the husband of the late Ingeborg Ainhirm Baker, with whom he shared 33 years of marriage. Born in Wilmington, he was the son of the...

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  • Elizabeth  E. "Betty" Van Zandt Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth E. "Betty" Van Zandt, 87 Wilmington, Delaware

    August 19, 1923 - December 26, 2010

    Elizabeth E. "Betty" Van Zandt, age 87, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2010. She was the wife of Robert L. Van Zandt, with whom she shared 63 years of marriage. Born in Milford, DE, she was...

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  • Robert L Irvin, 78 Wilmington, Delaware

    October 29, 1932 - December 20, 2010

    Robert L. Irvin, age 78, of Wilmington, passed away on Monday, December 20, 2010. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth Wright Irvin, with whom he shared 55 years of marriage. Robert was an Army veteran who proudly...

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  • Charles J. Prettyman Obituary Photo
    Charles J. Prettyman, 77 Wilmington, Delaware

    November 14, 1933 - December 18, 2010

    Charles J. Prettyman, 77, of North Wilmington, passed away on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at Compassionate Care hospice in Wilmington. He was the husband of Nancy Todd Prettyman with whom he shared 15 years of...

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  • Irene Lindh Obituary Photo
    Irene Lindh, 69 Wilmington, Delaware

    July 4, 1941 - December 13, 2010

    Irene Lindh, age 69, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Monday, December 13, 2010, at her residence, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Alfred Lindh, with whom she shared 35 years of her life. Born in...

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  • Donald L. Loerch Obituary Photo
    Donald L. Loerch, 63 WIlmington, Delaware

    June 26, 1947 - December 5, 2010

    Donald L. Loerch, age 63, of Wilmington, DE, passed away suddenly on Sunday, December 5, 2010. He was the husband of Sharon Erwine Loerch, with whom he shared 24 years of marriage. Born in Red Bud, Illinois, he was...

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  • Stella T Selsavage, 84 Wilmington, Delaware

    May 8, 1926 - November 23, 2010

    Mrs. Stella T. Selsavage, age 84, of Wilmington, died on Tuesday, November 23, 2010, at Christiana Hospital. Born on May 8, 1926, in Shenandoah, PA, Mrs. Selsavage was a daughter of the late Victor Merchlinski and...

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  • Sean Michael Coates Obituary Photo
    Sean Michael Coates, 29 Wilmington, Delaware

    September 7, 1981 - November 7, 2010

    Sean Michael Coates, age 29, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Sunday, November 7. He was a loving father, son, brother, and grandson. Sean was an artist, a chef, and a music lover. Sean is survived by his...

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  • James "Jim" Linton, Sr. Obituary Photo
    James "Jim" Linton, Sr., 89 Wilmingtonton, Delaware

    July 19, 1921 - November 3, 2010

    James W. Linton, Sr., age 89, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Wednesday, November 3, 2010. He was the husband of Ida Mae Linton, with whom he shared 65 years of marriage. Born in Saxis VA, he was the son of the...

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  • Harriet B. Shimpeno, 89 Wilmington, Delaware

    October 18, 1921 - October 25, 2010

    Harriet B. Shimpeno, age 89, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Monday, October 25, 2010. She was the wife of the late Norris L. Shaffner and Robert C. Shimpeno Sr. Born in DeKalb Junction, NY, Harriet was the...

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  • Eleanor J. Lightner, 85 Lancaster, Pennsylvania

    June 15, 1925 - September 21, 2010

    Eleanor J. Lightner, 85, of Willow Valley, formerly of Wilmington, passed away on September 21, 2010. She was the wife of the late Ralph Lightner, who passed away in 1991. Born in Wilmington, she was the daughter of...

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  • Jennie M Finocchiaro Obituary Photo
    Jennie M Finocchiaro, 90 Wilmington, Delaware

    July 11, 1920 - September 16, 2010

    Jennie M. Finocchiaro, age 90, of Wilmington, DE, passed away suddenly on Thursday, September 16, 2010, and joined her beloved husband, Joe, in eternal life. Born Jennie M. Saladino in Philadelphia, Pa. in 1920,...

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  • Dr. Edith M Gruber, 101 Wilmington, Delaware

    October 30, 1908 - September 2, 2010

    Dr. Edith M Gruber, age 101, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Thursday, September 2, 2010. She was the wife of the late Wilhelm F. Gruber, with whom she shared 49 years of marriage. Born in Vienna, Austria, she was...

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  • Albert Honeck, 90 Wilmington, Delaware

    October 25, 1919 - August 16, 2010

    Albert H. Honeck, age 90, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Monday, August 16, 2010 at his residence. He was the husband of the late Marjorie Honeck, who passed away in 2003. Born in Rochester, NY, he was the son of...

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